What Happened on June 27, 1992

Historical Events

Music History

"57 Channels (And Nothin' On)" by Bruce Springsteen peaks at #68

  • 193rd ranked Andrei Olhovskiy of Russia defeats #1 seed Jim Courier 6-4, 4-6, 6-4, 6-4 in the 3rd round at Wimbledon
  • Dan O'Brien fails on pole vault & eliminated from Olympics decathlon
  • Daryl Gates retires as LA police chief
1992 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Emma D'Arcy, English actor (House of the Dragon), born in London, England
Born in 1992

Famous Weddings

  • "One Life to Live" actress Catherine Hickland (36) weds actor Michael E. Knight (33)

Andrea Bocelli

Italian pop-opera singer Andrea Bocelli (34) weds Enrica Cenzatti (23-ish); divorce 2002

Famous Deaths

  • Allan Jones, American actor and singer (A Day at the Races; Showboat), dies at 84
  • Sandy Amoros, Bkln Dodger, dies at 62 of pneumonia
  • Stefanie Ann Sargent, American guitarist (7 Year Bitch), dies of alcohol and heroin overdose at 24

About June 27, 1992

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 30 years, 9 months and 4 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Cancer

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: I'll Be There - Mariah Carey
  • UK #1 Song: Abba-Esque Ep - Erasure